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Record 1 2017-11-15


Subject field(s)
  • Vulcanology and Seismology

... the slow and gradual movement of land after an earthquake.


  • Volcanologie et sismologie

Certains glissements ont lieu entre deux séismes majeurs [...] et d'autres surviennent juste après un fort séisme (glissements postsismiques dont l'importance est fonction de l'intensité du séisme).

Key term(s)
  • glissement post-sismique


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